Bursera simaruba (L.) Sarg.100 307 Observations

West Indian-birch, Birch-gum tree, Cha-ka, Chacah, Gumbo limbo, Tourist tree, Turpentine tree, Balsam Tree, Gum Tree, Gum-elemi, Lime Tree, Terpentine Tree, White Man Tree
Bursera simaruba Flower
flower
Bursera simaruba Leaf
leaf
Bursera simaruba Fruit
fruit
Bursera simaruba Bark
bark
Bursera simaruba Habit
habit
Bursera simaruba Other
other
Bursera simaruba (L.) Sarg.
World flora
Family
Burseraceae
Genus
Bursera
Species
Bursera simaruba (L.) Sarg.
Common name(s)
  • West Indian-birch
  • Birch-gum tree
  • Cha-ka
  • Chacah
  • Gumbo limbo
  • Tourist tree
  • Turpentine tree
  • Balsam Tree
  • Gum Tree
  • Gum-elemi
  • Lime Tree
  • Terpentine Tree
  • White Man Tree
IUCN Red List
Least Concern
Population trend: Stable
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • barrier / support
    • ornamental
  • FUEL
    • firewood
  • MATERIAL
    • gum / resin
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore

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Bursera simaruba Flower